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Universal Newsreels

In the pre-TV era, people saw the news every week in their neighborhood movie theaters. Newsreels were shown before every feature film and in dedicated newsreel theaters located in large cities. Universal Newsreel, produced from 1929 to 1967, was released twice a week. Each issue contained six or seven short stories, usually one to two minutes in length, covering world events, politics, sports, fashion, and whatever else might entertain the movie audience. These newsreels offer a fascinating ...



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Universal Newsreel No.352 May 8, 1935 MisterRobert1944 0
I have Universal Newsreel Issue #420 - damaged leftovers402 0
continuous play andyo1017 0
Spinning Globe wasteofaces 0
Copyright to Universal sound recordings tenntony 0
status of Paramount newsreels spressman 1
   Re: status of Paramount newsreels bumpushound 0
Theatre related Newsreels? eschetic 0
Descriptions copyrighted? MrKatz 0
OBVIOUSLY......... MrMovie 2
   Re: OBVIOUSLY......... A/V Geek Skip 0
   Re: OBVIOUSLY......... AirCavRick 1
     Re: OBVIOUSLY......... MrMovie 0
Another great collection! timdrage 0
Quick Question MrMovie 1
   Re: Quick Question brewster 0
A Thought.... Re: Other Newsreels MrMovie 1
   Re: A Thought.... Re: Other Newsreels A/V Geek Skip 1
     Re: One Reel Wonders (Titles) MrMovie 1
       Re: One Reel Wonders (Titles) A/V Geek Skip 3
         Re: One Reel Wonders (Titles) + Other Info MrMovie 0
         Re: One Reel Wonders (Titles) susan4yah 0
         Re: One Reel Wonders (Titles) susan4yah 0
why .. ?? k-otic.com 1
   Re: why .. ?? A/V Geek Skip 0
other newsreel collections A/V Geek Skip 1
   Re: other newsreel collections akb 0
Universal Newsreels...How Many Files? HistoryTeacher 3
   Re :How Many Files? & A Question About 'No Sound' ? & Other?s MrMovie 2
     Re: Re :How Many Files? & A Question About 'No Sound' ? & Other?s A/V Geek Skip 1
       Re: Re :How Many Files? Thanks Skip! MrMovie 0
     Re: Re :How Many Files? & A Question About 'No Sound' ? & Other?s Rick Prelinger 0
   Re: Universal Newsreels...How Many Files? akb 0
   Re: Universal Newsreels...How Many Files? A/V Geek Skip 1
     Skip..... How's The 'Chugging Away' Going ? MrMovie 1
       Re: Skip..... How's The 'Chugging Away' Going ? Rick Prelinger 1
         Thanks Rick ! MrMovie 1
           Re: Thanks Rick ! akb 1
             Re: Paramount Newsreels @ $50 per second! MrMovie 2
               Re: Paramount Newsreels @ $50 per second! akb 0
               MGM shorts renewals Fact_Checker 0
Re: Capital Films/Castle Films/Universal 8 & 16 MrMovie 0
Capital Films and Universal FieldArchivist 1
   Re: Capital Films and Universal Rick Prelinger 1
     Re: Capital Films and Universal MrMovie 0
Universal Newsreel New York Office? madlove2510 2
   Re: Universal Newsreel New York Office? MrMovie 0
   Re: Universal Newsreel New York Office? Rick Prelinger 0
great! akb 1
   Re: great! Rick Prelinger 1
     Re: great! akb 0

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